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Flights from Shanghai to Cairns, Australia

Shanghai to Cairns Last modified: Feb 28, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 13,581,506,728 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cairns. Philippine & China Southern frequently offer the best deals to Cairns flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Philippine
SHACNS
Thu 3/9
1 stop
CNSSHA
Thu 3/16
1 stop
CN¥4,339
China Southern
SHACNS
Thu 6/8
2 stops
CNSSHA
Mon 6/12
2 stops
CN¥5,226
China Eastern
SHACNS
Wed 6/21
1 stop
CNSSHA
Wed 7/5
1 stop
CN¥5,302
Qantas
SHACNS
Mon 5/1
1 stop
CNSSHA
Sun 5/7
1 stop
CN¥5,501
JAL
SHACNS
Thu 3/2
1 stop
CNSSHA
Tue 3/7
1 stop
CN¥12,061

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Cairns? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Cairns, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥5,123.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Cairns?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Shanghai to Cairns based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Shanghai to Cairns? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Shanghai to Cairns.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥0 CN¥5,749
7-14 days CN¥0 CN¥4,339
14-21 days CN¥0 CN¥5,790
21-30 days CN¥0 CN¥5,501
30-60 days CN¥0 CN¥5,144
60-90 days CN¥0 CN¥4,339
90+ days CN¥0 CN¥4,339

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Cairns Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 13,586,990,973 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Cairns is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥4,339CN¥5,515CN¥5,501CN¥4,339CN¥5,515CN¥5,501CN¥5,151

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Cairns by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Shanghai to Cairns flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Shanghai Cairns Philippine 3/9/17 3/16/17 1 CN¥4,339
April Shanghai Cairns Philippine 4/20/17 4/27/17 1 CN¥5,144
May Shanghai Cairns Philippine 5/4/17 5/11/17 1 CN¥4,339
June Shanghai Cairns Philippine 6/29/17 7/11/17 1 CN¥4,339
July Shanghai Cairns Philippine 7/2/17 7/10/17 1 CN¥5,935
August Shanghai Cairns Qantas 8/23/17 8/29/17 1 CN¥5,515
September Shanghai Cairns China Southern 9/23/17 10/6/17 2 CN¥7,812
October Shanghai Cairns Philippine 10/5/17 10/13/17 1 CN¥5,941

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Cairns Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Cairns. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥7,406
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥7,406 CN¥6,698
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥6,698 CN¥6,065
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
CN¥6,065 CN¥6,065
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
CN¥6,065 CN¥5,997
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥5,997

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Cairns Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Shanghai to Cairns is CN¥5,570.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Cairns is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Cairns Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Shanghai to Cairns. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Shanghai to Cairns is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Cairns is CN¥5,440.

Shanghai to Cairns Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Cairns?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Cairns Last modified: Feb 28, 2017 2:58 -05:00Number of routes searched: 19Number of itineraries searched: 23,868

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Cairns? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Cairns. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Shanghai to Cairns
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Cathay HKG
JAL KIX
JAL NRT
Air New Zealand AKL
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Qantas SYD
Singapore SIN
JAL FUK / NRT
JAL KIX / NRT
Qantas BNE / TSV
Qantas MEL / BNE

Shanghai to Cairns Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Cairns. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Shanghai - SHA Last modified: Feb 28, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Shanghai to BeijingCN¥853

Cheap International Flights to Cairns - CNS Last modified: Feb 28, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Cairns